• Once Upon A Halloween Anthology

    Owl & pumpkins. A Witchy Spookfest only availible in ONce Upon A Halloween Cozy Mystery Anthology

    ONCE UPON A HALLOWEEN A Wicked and Wild Cozy Anthology I am so honored to have been selected to participate in the Once Upon A Halloween Anthology. There are so many talented authors in this collection. I’m even fangirling a little bit at some of the names! My short story, A Witchy Spookfest (part of my Witches of Whispering Pines world), is included. Scroll down for an excerpt from my story! About Once Upon A Halloween Once Upon a hallowed eve…Halloween, the day where the veil between the normal and the paranormal is as thin as a whisker on a witch’s chin… Twenty-three original cozy mysteries cook up tales of…

  • New Witches of Whispering Pines Feature

    Whispering Pines Gazette. The Official Newspaper of Whispering Pines, TX

    I tried something new for my email subscribers yesterday and it seemed to be a big hit. Yay! I’ll be adding this as a semi-regular feature in my emails. If you’ve read and enjoyed any of my Witches of Whispering Pines books, I think you’ll enjoy this added bonus for signing up to my email list. Want a sneak peek? Here’s the news I sent from The Whispering Pines Gazette, the newspaper for my fictional town of Whispering Pines, TX. Breaking: Have You Seen This Woman? by Frank Devlin, editor-in-chief Twenty-six-year-old Amanda Weaver has been reported missing by her traveling companion. The Whispering Pines Police Chief, Evan Cooper, provided the…

  • New YA Romantic Suspense in the Works!

    Another new town. Another new school. Another chance to fit in. A new YA romantic suspense coming soon from Rhonda Hopkins & JJ Belding

    Hey everyone! I’m excited to announce that I’ll be working on a new YA romantic suspense novel. UNRAVELING ME is available for pre-order at several major retailers and will be available at more soon. In the meantime, here’s the description and a cover. 🙂 Another new town. Another new school. Another chance to fit in. Except, sixteen-year-old Maya Sullivan has never really fit in. Especially not at home. With a distant father and a resentful, emotionally abusive mother, she’s never experienced what it might be like to be happy and carefree. The closest she gets is when she and her next-door neighbor, Liam Caldwell, are thrust together for a school…

  • Book Owl Word Search Blog Hop

    Book Owk Word Search

    NOTE: The winner for the galaxy heart necklace has been contacted via email. Thank you to all who participated in the event and in my independent giveaway! I appreciate each of you stopping by and hope you found some new authors to love. Book Owl Word Search Blog HopMay 20-23, 2021 (Begins Noon CST) Welcome! I’m participating in the Book Owl Word Search (BOWS) and I’m part of the PURPLE team. To find out more about the Word Search and how to play visit https://www.snowywingspublishing.com/book-owl-word-search/bows-how-to-play/. See if you can find my secret word in purple below and continue the search to the other authors on my team and find their words…

  • A Witchy Secret Update & Upcoming Event

    Silver heart, moon, star necklace

    I just want to take a moment and update you on my book and an upcoming event you’ll want to mark on your calendar. Update on A Witchy Secret Release I had an accident recently and sprained the wrist of one hand and broke two fingers on the other. Typing is really not happening at the moment. I’m dictating a lot, but I’m not good enough at it yet to make a difference in my writing, So, unfortunately, I had to postpone the release of A Witchy Secret until June 15th. You can still preorder it though and it will be sent to you just as soon as it’s published. …

  • April Book News (2021)

    Magic. Mischief. Mayhem. Rhonda Hopkins

    I haven’t really blogged much recently and removed a ton of old posts that no longer fit with what I’m writing. But, I’ve decided to start doing regular posts to let you know what I’m working on and what you can expect coming up. I hope you enjoy the updates, starting with my April Book News. IN PROGRESS My current main project is, of course, my Witches of  Whispering Pines series. If you haven’t read it, it’s a young adult paranormal cozy mystery series. It’s fun and light-hearted with some quirky characters – especially Grandma Ruby. I have such a great time writing her! The first book in the series,…

  • A Witchy Mistake Excerpt

    If you’re looking for an excerpt for A Witchy Mistake please see the book page. The original post was made while I was still writing the book, and there were changes.  By the way…it’s FREE on all major retailers! Add to Goodreads! Join my Facebook group and be the first to see upcoming books and covers, read group-only excerpts, and participate in group-only giveaways and contests! Subscribe to my email list and be one of the first to find out when new books are released. I send an email about once a month with news, subscriber-only freebies, and special events/pricing. Your email will not be sold or given away and you may unsubscribe at…

  • Rhonda Hopkins, Finding Light Within the Darkness, Author, Books

    I hope you’re enjoying the holiday season. I have a few holiday goodies that I think you’ll enjoy today. So, I’m just going to get to it! (Some of these may be affiliate links.) I also have more holiday goodies in my newsletter! Holiday Goodies Books NEW PARANORMAL AUDIOBOOK RELEASELost Girl by Anne Francis ScottAllison Weathers doesn’t believe in ghosts. But when a tragic twist of fate leads her to the small mountain town of Dawson Mills, Tennessee, she soon learns that the dead don’t always stay silent. Amazon-Audible US | Amazon-Audible UK | iTunes       YOUNG ADULT FANTASY – 1st in series only 99¢The Shadow of a…